Ever since the world’s cultural, political and business elites have embraced internationalist policies such as globalization, free trade and more liberal immigration, 'waving the flag' is seen in some circles as gauche.
O Canada: Canada Day in Ottawa, pictured on July 1, 2017. Federal politicians will be playing the subtle nationalistic game in the next election campaign, writes Gerry Nicholls. The Hill Times file photograph
OAKVILLE, ONT.—Imagine if you were charged with fighting a war knowing that one of the most effective weapons in your arsenal was supposed to be left untouched.
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Canada has been without an ambassador in China for five months, during a time when relations with China have deteriorated. Now there’s reports Chinese Ambassador Lu Shaye is set to depart for a new post.